Creating your brave new world!
Becoming a traveling nurse is a whole new lifestyle. There are some key components to making this a brilliant adventure as opposed to a barrel of hassle.
The time you spend putting your important professional and personal documents in order and ensuring they are both secure and easy to access the minute you need them, will make far more difference than you can likely imagine if you have not worked on the road like this before.
Become a great traveler
Learn to travel light, and invest in good travel equipment like suitcases and care items you can fit into a carry-on bag.
Be smart with money
You’ll need some to get started with to tide you over through to your first pay packet. Once you’re over that bump, decide on an amount to keep aside for contingencies and be diligent about keeping it topped up.
Take care of your mental and physical wellbeing
You are your own best friend and your own best investment. Take care of yourself! That means your mental health as well as your physical wellbeing. Don’t be afraid to reach out for help if you are feeling down or overwhelmed.
Living better as a Travel Nurse
Here’s our starter list of resources that you can explore as you develop your own lifestyle plan as a traveling nurse.